Home / Cat Breeds A – Z / Devon Rex Cat Breed

Devon Rex Cat Breed

Adorable Devon Rex KittenIntroducing… the true Pixies of the cat world! The Devon Rex came to be due to a genetic mutation causing it’s unusual coat. It was recognized, along with the Cornish Rex to be a distinct breed in Britain in 1967. Devon Rex ears are large, and seem oversized in relation to the unique ‘pixie elf’ head shape. ‘Pixie’ also describes the breed’s delightful personality! Full of fun, the active Devon Rex is definitely a people cat! Dog-like in personality, many retrieve their toys endlessly. The Devon Rex seems to wag its tail hen happy, and has been nicknamed the ‘poodle cat.’ The Devon Rex has a velvety soft coat that comes in a wide range of colors and patterns and does not shed harmonize with the coat.

Our Featured Devon Rex Cat Breeders

[associated-posts]